Save The Date! 2025 Festival Early Bird Ticket Sale July 23–30

Save the Date! The 2022 Sundance Film Festival is set for January 20 – 30.

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Save the Date for the 2025 Festival Early Bird Ticket Sale

For one week only, July 23–30, secure last year’s prices on popular in-person offerings. Prices go up after that date so now’s your chance to hold your spot for next year’s Festival.

What to Expect for the 2025 Sundance Film Festival

Counting down the days! The 2025 Festival kicks off in person on January 23, with the online program starting on January 30. Festival Director Eugene Hernandez shares the latest updates and how to start planning your experience.

Rewriting the Rules: New Approaches to Crafting Your Screenplay

In this Sundance Collab weekend intensive, writer, consultant, and educator Jessie Keyt will help you analyze classic storytelling techniques and learn when and how to break free from them.

Upcoming Events


Toward Trans Possibilities: Transgender Storytelling with Zackary Drucker and River Gallo
Join this exclusive conversation about authentic trans storytelling on July 24.

Spotlight Event: The Power of Collaboration on SING SING – A Conversation with the Filmmakers
Join Greg Kwedar, Clint Bentley, and Monique Walton in live discussion on July 31.

Advisor Studio: Mastering the Art of the Pitch with Patricia Resnick
Join the acclaimed screenwriter, playwright, and producer in this 90-minute deep dive into the art of pitching on August 15.

Catch the 2024 Festival Short Film Tour in a Theater Near You

Seven short films from the 2024 Sundance Film Festival are making their way across the country. Join us in a theater near you for this theatrical program and support the next generation of indie storytellers.

Support the Sundance Institute

Founded by Robert Redford in 1981, the Sundance Institute is a 501c3 nonprofit organization dedicated to fostering new voices in American storytelling and championing independent stories for the screen.

Make sure you’re a part of the transformative impact of the Sundance Institute, where support such as granting, labs, and invaluable mentorship has served a crucial catalyst for filmmakers for over 40 years. 

Join us in lifting up the next generation of artists and storytellers by becoming a member or by making a donation today.

Artist Opportunities


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